Food News

Food news – Less than 90 days ’til Christmas, so get ready for TASTE

Scary as it is, Christmas is just around the corner with less than 90 days to go (shocking)! But that means we are just weeks away from one of TB’s favourite foodie events of the year.  Taste of London puts on spectacular events, several times a year and all of which
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Food News – Newman’s Own Foundation announces £150k worth of grants to UK charities

Here’s a heartwarming story involving comedian Harry Hill and £150,000 worth of funding for UK charities doing good things: The Newman’s Own Foundation was established in 2005 by actor Paul Newman – to sustain the legacy of his philanthropic work. Since 1982, Newman and his
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Holfield Farm Project

Cornish Sun invites families to fun festival

As heatwave comes to Cornwall, so too does family fun festival Holifair. The weather in Cornwall is set to be a scorcher this weekend, with reports of the Spanish Plume coming to the most southerly peninsula. There, nestled in the estuary sits Holifield Farm Project, which is
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News – Ready to Pledge your Veg for Beating Bowl Cancer?

Save some money and help beat bowel cancer… Throughout the month of August, the folks at Beating Bowel Cancer are throwing down the gauntlet and challenging us all to take the VegPledge… Calculate your meaty savings… Signing up for the VegPledge is the start of a 7-day
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Best food festival in Essex returns this weekend

With a host of food and drink vedors from across Essex and the rest of the UK, as well as food demonstrations, celebrity chefs and music and entertainment; this festival makes a great day out for families and foodies alike.  Living in Essex, I’m proud of much of
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St Mawes Hotel pizza night

The St Mawes Hotel Launches Pizzeria for Summer

Award winning Italian pizza chef, Massimiliano Stamerra, is joining the luxury St Mawes Hotel team this week for a summer pizzeria experience. Native to Gallipoli, in south east Italy Massimiliano is chef and owner of famed pizzeria restaurant Capri New Style.
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Food Cornwall Port Eliot

Port Eliot food is the best festival food

Down in Cornwall, summer time is not properly here until that literary feast and celebration Port Eliot is in full swing. We may have had weeks of sunshine, and the fields surrounding the festival site may be swishing with golden corn, but Port Eliot is an institution and
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Food News – Brasserie Blanc, Southbank, Refurbishment

Brasserie Blanc recently redesigned and relaunched their flagship on the Southbank (Southblanc?) and Tasting Britain got an invite down to see what interior design agency Blacksheep had done with the place (answer: emphasis on the casual dining element, the addition of a cocktail
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Food news Cornwall

Shiver me timbers – Rum tasting at The Brig, Falmouth

With its rich history of sailing and the third natural deepest harbour in the world, Falmouth in Cornwall is home to many a swashbuckling pirate! Since their opening last year, The Brig, Falmouth have created a secret cellar bar that feels just like the boughs of an old pirate
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Fifteen Cornwall at the Idle Rocks

Fifteen Cornwall at The Idle Rocks

Jamie Oliver’s chefing apprentice school Fifteen has built up an impressive name for itself since its inception and it has joined forces with one of the county’s most luxury resorts The Idle Rocks Hotel in St. Mawes for a special charity event being held at The
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